Tag: Barry Silbert

Digital Currency Groups Announces New Investors

Barry Silbert, Founder and CEO of New York-based investment firm Digital Currency Group, announced today a slew of new investment partners and several new appointments to the DCG Board of Directors. On the investment partners side, DCG welcomes Western Union, Beijing-based HCM International Company and Gibraltar Ventures, among several other smaller investment managers and firms. Silbert’s post revealed that several prominent figures from the bitcoin space and the financial industry …
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OTC Markets Trump Stock Exchanges For Bitcoin and Blockchain Startups

Until very recently, NASDAQ and the New York Stock Exchange were primary points of interest for blockchain technology developers. But if it is up to Barry Silbert, blockchain and Bitcoin startups should not aim for these two platforms, as they have lost some of their appeal. Also read: Major Banks Trial Credit-Default Swaps Blockchain Trading System NYSE and NASDAQ Are Losing Glory Contrary to what most entrepreneurs and startups may …
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The Who’s Who of Bitcoin And Blockchain Technology

It’s nice to see more traditional financial outlets paying positive attention to Bitcoin and blockchain in recent months. Yahoo Finance of all places has listed a decent amount of prominent companies in both sectors. Although the future of Bitcoin remains up in the air according to most consumers and financial experts, the ecosystem is growing and maturing every day. Also read: Digital Catapult Pitch-off Features Blockchain Startups The Usual Suspects …
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